Session Agenda Announced for The Linux Foundation Open Source Leadership Summit

Invitation-only summit will gather open source leaders from across Linux Foundation projects and member organizations to collaborate, learn and share best practices

SAN FRANCISCO, February 6, 2018The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced the schedule of sessions and speakers for Open Source Leadership Summit, taking place March 6-8 in Sonoma, CA.

The Linux Foundation Open Source Leadership Summit is the premier forum where open source leaders from The Linux Foundation and Linux Foundation member organizations convene to drive digital transformation and learn how to collaboratively manage the largest shared technology investment of our time. An intimate, by invitation only event, Open Source Leadership Summit fosters innovation, growth and partnerships among the leading projects and corporations working in open technology development. It is a must-attend for business and technical leaders looking to advance open source strategy, implementation and investment.

The full lineup of sessions can be viewed here, and includes tracks and sessions on Business Leadership & Change Management; Automating Compliance; Best Practices in Open Source Development; Growing & Sustaining Project Communities; Certifying Open Source Projects; Open Source Future Trends; and Open Source Program Office Best Practices and Case Studies.

Open Source Leadership Summit also includes a variety of onsite activities in addition to educational sessions, including a winery tour and tasting, a hike, a walking tour of downtown Napa, nightly networking happy hours and a reception at Jacuzzi Vineyards.

The Linux Foundation events are where the world’s leading technologists meet, collaborate, learn and network in order to advance innovations that support the world’s largest shared technologies.

Members of the press who would like to request a press pass to attend should contact Dan Brown at dbrown@linuxfoundation.org.

Additional Resources

YouTube: Why Attend Linux Foundation Events (https://youtu.be/X_rLxfmLlYY)

About The Linux Foundation

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